Area Manager


Are you looking for an exciting leadership opportunity, where you can establish and lead a new team and office?

What we offer you

  • A fantastic opportunity to establish and lead our South Island team.
  • Join a business where you are valued, and success is recognised.
  • Contribute to carbon zero NZ.

Our business

Edison is a trusted partner to the energy sector, delivering exciting and varied projects and services across the electricity industry, including project management and engineering, design engineering, and advisory services. We’re known in the industry as a company that steps up and gets the job done with practical, workable solutions and advice. Our work is varied and interesting, with clients throughout New Zealand.

For over 25 years our team and culture have been key ingredients of our success and the reason why experienced engineers choose Edison.

Do you have what it takes to succeed?

We are looking for an Area Manager who will establish and then lead the South Island team operations. As a member of Edison’s leadership team, the Area Manager will be accountable for the commercial success of the South Island office, ensuring Edison is a successful, sustainable, and viable business. This role is varied and includes business leadership, stakeholder management, business development, people leadership and technical delivery responsibilities.

To be successful you will be an effective leader with project management experience. You will be able to effectively lead a team of professional consultants, ensuring the team delivers on time and to a high standard. Naturally, you will build and manage effective client and internal relationships.

Ideally you will have:

  • 15+ years’ experience in the electricity sector
  • A relevant tertiary qualification, BE or similar
  • Leadership experience
  • Commercial acumen
  • Proven ability to grow and sustain effective client relationships.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

If you have an established reputation for excellence in the engineering industry and in leadership, and are looking for a rewarding career move, then we would like to hear from you.

Applications close on 13 November 2021. Please apply via Seek /job 54329847

If you would like to know more, please don’t hesitate to get in touch or contact Tani Hansen, People and Performance Manager